BLT Pasta Salad

Because your pasta salad shouldn’t be boring! BLT Pasta Salad with homemade ranch dressing, tomatoes, lettuce, and of course plenty of crispy bacon. This post is sponsored by Smithfield. Eek how is it one week until 4th of July already?! Pretty soon I’ll be going to the local arts and heritage festival then over to […]

Caesar Macaroni Salad

Caesar Macaroni Salad with a homemade Caesar dressing combines traditional Caesar salad and summer macaroni salad into one picnic side dish. Last week I talked about my new tagline and how it more accurately described the recipes I make. Although I do my best to make food from scratch, sometimes I need a little help […]

French Onion Macaroni and Cheese

All of your favorite flavors of French onion soup in pasta form – stovetop French Onion Macaroni and Cheese with caramelized onion and gruyere cheese makes 4 servings, enough to have dinner for two. Ever have a good problem to deal with? Right now my cheese drawer is packed full of every cheese you can […]

Bacon Beer Cheese Soup with Popcorn

Every day is a great day to make soup for dinner when it’s Bacon Beer Cheese Soup with Popcorn. It may seem a little out of the ordinary to share a soup recipe when it’s 70 degrees outside, but much like how I eat ice cream in the winter, I eat soup in the spring […]

Spinach Parmesan Quiche

Make a great impression at brunch with this easy Spinach Parmesan Quiche baked in a homemade pie crust. A few weeks ago, I started a new Instagram account called @citylifeadventures because I wanted to share my travel photography. And by travel, I mean mostly around Pittsburgh until I actually go somewhere. It’s definitely been bringing […]